Robotic Welding Is the Key to Success for Ladder Manufacturer
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Robotic Welding Is the Key to Success for Ladder Manufacturer

Lincoln Electric and Cotterman partner to create a flexible robotic welding solution to address a high-mix production facility Cotterman Co., a manufacturer of steel rolling ladders, and the recipient of the 2011 W.W. Grainger, Inc. Partners in Performance Supplier of the Year Award, devotes a part of its success to its ongoing collaboration with the Lincoln Electric Automation Division. In 2011,...

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Full Smt Assembly in Limited Production Spaces with Valueflex Line from Manncorp
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Full Smt Assembly in Limited Production Spaces with Valueflex Line from Manncorp

Electronics manufacturers who need the accuracy and dependability of a large SMT assembly line in a small footprint will find their needs met by Manncorp's new Valueflex turnkey line. Perfect for production areas where space is at a premium, the Valueflex line excels in short-run to mid-range high precision surface mount assembly, including high-mix runs. The pick and place machine featured in...

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Batch SMT Assembly & Prototyping Made Efficient, Reliable and Affordable
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Batch SMT Assembly & Prototyping Made Efficient, Reliable and Affordable

Speed up manual assembly of surface mount components on printed circuit boards while improving product quality with the SMT Place 2000 manual pick and place system. Faster and more organized than hand assembly Manncorp's SMT Place 2000 enables operators to comfortably place up to 800 components per hour using an easy-gliding positioning head and sliding armrest that steadies the arm for more...

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Robotic Laser Machine performs 3D metal cutting.
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Robotic Laser Machine performs 3D metal cutting.

Robot-based 3D metal cutting laser machine, JENOPTIK-VOTAN® BIM, features 5 kg laser cutting head, robot arm with optical fiber located solely in stationary shoulder, and completely integrated laser beam path. During cutting process, laser light is guided via mirrors; immobility of laser fiber preserves its condition, reducing maintenance and replacement costs.

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Robotics Automation for the Wire Industry

Highlighting the important reasons supporting the deployment of robotic automation technology in the manufacturing sector, this paper presents robotics as a contributor to improving manufacturing efficiencies. It reviews the gradual shift from an industrial to a service-based economy, resulting in technical labor shortages, while detailing the benefits of using robots. The latest robot models handling material faster and more accurately than a human, at an affordable cost for the small to mid size business are featured, and the easy and inexpensive customization associated with robots, as well as energy savings is mentioned. The paper also covers numerous robot applications in the wire industry, and includes a chart showing robot sales accounted by the North American robotic companies.

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Robotic End-of-Arm Tooling handles various baked goods.
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Robotic End-of-Arm Tooling handles various baked goods.

Robotic End-of-Arm Tooling for muffin and cake depanning accommodates products of different shapes and sizes. Unit features stainless steel needle grippers, each with 4 curved needles to depan 144 muffins from 2 moving baking pans on oven conveyor. Product compresses muffin spacing in 2 directions for deposit into retail and wholesale trays on conveyor nearby. Welded tubular stainless steel frame...

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Ambrell to Attend IMTS; Discuss High-Power Induction Heating Solutions

Heating demonstrations will take place on the show floor, and attendees can discuss their heating applications and sign up for a free parts test Scottsville, NY - Ambrell, an Ameritherm Company and a leading manufacturer of induction heating systems, is exhibiting at IMTS on September 10-15 at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL. At the event, Ambrell will exhibit its solutions, review attendees'...

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RMT Robotics Celebrates Seven Years of ADAM(TM) Mobile Robot Success in Tire Handling
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RMT Robotics Celebrates Seven Years of ADAM(TM) Mobile Robot Success in Tire Handling

Grimsby, Ontario, Canada - RMT Robotics® (www.rmtrobotics.com), a Cimcorp Oy company and the manufacturer and integrator of the ADAM autonomous mobile robot (AMR) (www.adamrobot.com), is pleased to celebrate seven years of ADAM's proven industry success as a tire handling solution. Since July of 2005, ADAM has maximized the efficiency of green tire (GT) transport from component handling to...

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Reliable Outsourcing
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Reliable Outsourcing

Business partnership is a success factor of Mowden Controls Since 1965, Mowden Controls has been developing and producing exceptional electronics for customers. Long-term relationships with suppliers and customers as well as flexibility and quality have made the company successful. To continue producing the best, Mowden uses machines from the Swiss manufacturer Essemtec in its production. Based...

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Industrial Robot Arm is designed for optimal dexterity.

Modeled after human arm, Cyton(TM) Gamma(TM) features 7 axes - 3 each for shoulder and wrist, and one for elbow - for kinematic redundancy. This enables more than one way to move axes to achieve particular hand motion, allowing arm to reach around obstacles and optimizing dexterity. Weighing 2 kg, arm can lift its own weight, occupies 15 x 18 cm footprint, and offers reach comparable to human...

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Pipe Inspection System comes with image analysis software.
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Pipe Inspection System comes with image analysis software.

ROVVER X(TM) pipe inspection crawler features ROVVER Measurement Suite (RMS), which lets operator measure pipe attributes directly from system's touchscreen control pendant. Using adjustable overlays, image-analysis software calculates flow level; pipe diameter, bend, and offset; as well as branch angle, clock position and diameter of service connections. All measurements can be stored in...

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Dodge® Raptor Coupling Now Available in Three Larger Sizes
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Dodge® Raptor Coupling Now Available in Three Larger Sizes

The Dodge Raptor coupling epitomizes the innovation and value that has made Baldor a world leader in industrial electric motors. For almost 100 years Baldor has been the go-to source for industries across the globe. The Raptor coupling is just one example of our dedication to engineered excellence and commitment to providing value and performance. See our video to learn more.

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